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Sri Lanka coach hopeful players would soon return to Pakistan for Test cricket

Sri Lankan coach hopes that Pakistan's perception would change after recent successful tour. The coach has applauded PCB's efforts for arranging the tour, which...

Iran calls for ‘immediate halt’ to Turkish Syria offensive

Iran called Thursday for an immediate halt to Turkey's offensive on Kurdish-ruled northeastern Syria. Iran is a close ally of the Syrian government. Kurdish...

British Airways owner IAG commits to net zero carbon emissions by 2050

The aviation industry is under intense pressure from climate change activist such as Extinction Rebellion. IAG said it would achieve its target with steps...

Agarwal ton leaves S. Africa on edge in second Test

Mayank Agarwal hit his second century in successive matches Thursday. Agarwal, who made a double century in India's opening win. The hosts were 198...

Ukraine president says Trump didn’t seek to blackmail him

Zelenskiy said he had not known that U.S. military aid to Ukraine had been blocked at the time of the call. Trump has made...

Five scandals ahead of Poland’s general election

Poland's governing conservatives will almost certainly win Sunday's general election. The campaign has been filled with intrigue, thanks to scandals on both sides of...

Rouble strengthens ahead of U.S.-China trade talks, stocks down

The rouble was 0.1pc stronger against the dollar at 64.80 and had lost 0.2pc to trade at 71.36 versus the euro. The rouble-based MOEX...

London shares lower as trade rollercoaster rumbles on

The FTSE 100 index dipped 0.4pc by 0755 GMT, with Mondi and its rivals DS Smith and Smurfit Kappa falling 2.8pc-4.5pc. "Ultimately, goodwill gestures...

Ukrainian president says he will propose peacekeepers on border with Russia

Peacekeepers would be based on the border with Russia, says Ukrainian President. KIEV: Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said on Thursday that he would discuss setting up...

European shares slip ahead of trade talks; healthcare stocks drag

The benchmark index erased initial gains to drop 0.2pc by 0830 GMT. European equity markets have fallen more than 3pc in October as a...

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